59 Year Old Woman killed by Car
Six months ago Sally Ann Okuly was in a motorcycle accident. She finally recovered from the accident and on her first walk since the accident she was sadly struck by a car and killed. One of Sally’s favorite things to do was take a short walk from her house to the store. This time as she took her walk, as she was crossing the street with a green light, she was hit by Amanda Styles-May. Amanda is only 24 years old. Sally was a cancer survivor. Her husband Bill says that “She was the most giving person ever,” She was also a member of Rolling Thunder Motorcycle club with Bill as well. They would have celebrated their 41st anniversary on Monday. Poor Bill was very emotional when he gave his statements about his wife. Sally is leaving behind two children. A memorial was arranged for Sally at the intersection where she was hit, the memorial says. “In loving memory of our friend and neighbor Sally Ann Okuly.“Many thoughts with this family in their time of need! According to the news, the driver, Amanda Styles-Mays was charged with reckless driving and failure to yield to a pedestrian.
Police Report read:
“The investigation revealed that a pedestrian was crossing Opitz Boulevard at the intersection with Montgomery Avenue in a designated crosswalk and with a pedestrian signal indicating to cross. At the same time, the driver, and only occupant, of a 2007 Jeep Wrangler was at the same intersection attempting to make a left hand turn from Montgomery Avenue onto Opitz Boulevard with a solid green light. The driver of the Jeep Wrangler did not yield the right of way and proceeded to turn left, striking the pedestrian. The pedestrian, an adult woman, was transported to an area hospital where she died on Nov. 18 as a result of her injuries sustained during the collision.”
Daniel A. Gibalevich
DAG Law Firm